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Recent content by madeleine

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    lok up 1871 census please

    Re: look up 1871 census please Hi Oznannie Thank you for your reply but I am new to this and dont understand your request for crew tks. Please let me know Thanks again Madeleine
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    lok up 1871 census please

    This is a bit of a long shot but Im trying to find a John White.On the 1861 census ( RG09 Piece:178 Folio:51 Page:8) he was listed as 17 years old and in the Army. I am afraid that is all the info. I have. I am hoping that by 1871 he has left the Army and he can be traced. Thank you Madeleine
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    look up 1881 census please

    Thank you all for your information and time.Will now sit down and see if I can fit this all altogether thanks to you I now have a few possibilties. Regards Madeleine
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    look up 1881 census please

    could someone help me this please: John White Shoemaker Woolwich RG11 338 67 Page 14 I have the transcript but not the original and if was wondering if the youngest children Edward aged 13 and Ellen aged 4 are possibly the grandchildren as the couple seem a bit old to be the parents...
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    marriage between Edward White & Elizabeth??

    Thank you Pejay Edward didnt have a middle name .I will look these up.Thanks again for your help Madeleine
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    marriage between Edward White & Elizabeth??

    Please can anyone please help me find a marriage between Edward White(my Grandfather) and Elizabeth(I have no maiden name). I can find them on the census in 1891 living at 3, Gamuel Road,Walthamstow London,where they are a married couple. On the 1901 census Edward is living in a pub at 120...
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    Wardrobe dealer?

    thanks for all your help confirmed what i was thinking regards Madeleine
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    Wardrobe dealer?

    Hi Risboy Yes I had visions of that too!! Mind you another grandparent put hisself down as an "Athlete" so perhaps he helped her!
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    Wardrobe dealer?

    Can anyone please enlighten me. I have a grandmother who in the 1911 census listed her occupation as a "Wardrobe Dealer". She states that she is working from home. As she was living in a Pub at the time I dont think she was literally dealing in wardrobes so could she be a dealer in clothes...
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    Death record for Elizabeth.

    Hi Dochines, No worries I guessed you meant 1891! I now follow your leads to see where they take me and as you say I will most probably have to apply for a death cert.Thanks again Madeleine
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    Death record for Elizabeth.

    Hi Dochines' First of all thank you for taking the time and trouble to help my quest in finding info about Edward & Elizabeth. I will take your advice and look up the regs you have found. From what I can remember from relies is that Edward, much against his father's approval, began a career as a...
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    Death record for Elizabeth.

    Im looking for the Death of Elizabeth White.She was aged 23yrs and was listed as my Grandfathers 1st wife in the 1891 census. In 1903 he married my grandmother and he stated he was a widower. I do not know her maiden name only that she born in St.Clements London in the 1891 census they were...
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    Need help please with Grandfather

    Hi Dave Thank you for your help I have got that 1891 census. I know he was a bare knuckle fighter in his early days and as it seems people looked down on that profession maybe he put hisself down as an athlete as it looked more respectable.Is there anyway I can find the death certificate for...
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    Need help please with Grandfather

    Thanks Ben Yes Ben I have found that one too.It could possibly him I discounted before because my mother always said that his father was a white collar worker but maybe things got confused.I will try now to go down that route thanks again for your help and advice.Wish me luck lol
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    Need help please with Grandfather

    Hallo again Ben His Father's name was John White (deceased) and he was recorded as a House of Lords messenger. The only census I found that could have been his was 1891 where a Edward White was living in Walthamstow and he was married to Elizabeth. His age at the time is right but i cant verify...
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